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Who We Are

Oakwood University has a heritage that is rich in academic achievement, spiritual enrichment, athletic accomplishments, and social opportunities. It is the goal of the Department of Public Safety and Transportation to provide a safe environment for the students, faculty, and staff that will enhance the institution’s rich heritage.

The Public Safety Department prides itself on promoting and maintaining a safe campus environment conducive to academic achievement. We believe that a truly safe campus can only be achieved through the cooperation of the entire University community and strongly encourage your participation in assisting us to prevent crime.

It is our hope that this website provides you with the information necessary to make informed, intelligent decisions regarding your safety while on Campus. We encourage any feedback you may have regarding this website and any activity conducted by the Public Safety Department.

Mission Statement:

"It is the mission of the Oakwood University Police Department to collaborate with internal and external partners to enhance the safety of the campus community, and by this, facilitate a wholesome spiritual, social, learning, and instructional environment."


“Love of God, Service to Man”

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